Description: Resident of El Cajon, California. Discusses farming and valley ranches, his family history and how they came to the United States, life in El Cajon, the Great Depression, and minority communities. Peter's wife, Ruth, and his brother, Victor, also comment throughout the interview. Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego State University, Special Collections and University Archives. Copyright Holder has given San Diego State University, Special Collections and University... Topics: californialightandsound, San Diego (Calif.), El Cajon (Calif.), Ranch life--California, Farms,... Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
byRegional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley
Description: Jessie Kennedy Prescott comments on family life, silver mining in Nevada, sheep herding in the San Joaquin Valley, ranch life in the 1880s, and summers spent in Los Banos, Calif.Collection Guide: The Regional Oral History Office, 1954-1979Call Number: Phonotape 80 A Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Regents of the University of California. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of... Topics: californialightandsound, Prescott, Jessie Kennedy, Sheep ranches--California, Sheep herding--... Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
10-year-old Rose Wiley (photo donor) and 6-year-old brother Del Trujillo sitting on a woodpile at Trujillo Ranch in 1941. Wagon wheel with corn sheller in the background. This image was provided by Rose Wiley through The Topanga Historical Society for inclusion in the Topanga Digital History collection. Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Brothers and sisters--California--Topanga,...
Dolores Trujillo, father of Rose Wiley (photo donor), sitting on cabin porch in 1952 next to the original ranch sign that reads "Trujillo Ranch, 1886". The sign was made in 1935 and later incorporated into the Trujillo Ranch entry gate built by his grandson John Wiley in 2001. Because of arthritis, his right knee was separated. He tied a home-made brace to his leg to keep it straight. This image was provided by Rose Wiley through The Topanga Historical Society for inclusion in the... Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Ranch life--California--Topanga,...
Description: Oral interview with Jim Bud Cashbaugh, born 1921, Owens Valley. Stories related to early ranching history in Owens Valley in Inyo County and Long Valley in Mono County, the Cashbaugh Ranch, changes in the agriculture and livestock industry, and the the Watterson Brothers scandal and collapse of the Inyo County Bank, in relation to the Owens Valley and City of Los Angeles Depratment of Water and Power water controversy.Call Number: 2014_CAVPP_.23.1-2Rights: Rights are owned by the... Topics: californialightandsound, California, Eastern, Cattle trade--California, Agriculture--California,... Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description: Recollections of Joy Anderson's family life of early days in the Owens Valley, ranchers and ranches in the Lone Pine/southern Inyo area, including the Van Dyke Ranch, McCall Ranch, and Lucas Ranch, cattle drives and roundups in the Eastern Sierra, local Paiute Indian life and stories, teaching and education in the Owens Valley, film industry in the 1920s, and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.Call Number: 2014_CAVPP_.19.1-2 OH 81Rights: Rights are owned by the Eastern... Topics: californialightandsound, Agriculture--California, Cattle trade--California, Ranch life--California,... Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette